U.S. allies strike 14 targets in Iraq, one in Syria

Reuters News
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Posted: Mar 29, 2015 9:07 AM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Members of the U.S.-led coalition struck targets in Iraq and Syria overnight as part of the fight against Islamic State militants, according to a press release from the combined joint task force.

The attacks struck 14 targets in Iraq and one in Syria, including positions held by militants near the cities of Mosul, Tikrit and Fallujah.

(Reporting by Howard Schneider; editing by Susan Thomas)